cup board

cupboard

[kuhb-erd]
noun
1.
a closet with shelves for dishes, cups, etc.
2.
Chiefly British. any small closet or cabinet, as for clothes, food, or the like.

Origin:
1275–1325; Middle English cuppebord. See cup, board

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cupboard (ˈkʌbəd)
 
n
a piece of furniture or a recessed area of a room, with a door concealing storage space

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cupboard
early 14c., "a board or table to place cups and like objects," from cup + board. As a type of closed cabinet for food, etc., from early 16c.
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